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Keyo Family History

Keyo Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Keto, Deyo, Key, Keo, Keys, Keyt, Ko, Kay, Leo, Kemp

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Where is the Keyo family from?

You can see how Keyo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Keyo family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Keyo families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Keyo families living in Massachusetts. This was about 24% of all the recorded Keyo's in USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Keyo families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Keyo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Keyo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Keyo. 100% of Keyo men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 309 census records available for the last name Keyo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keyo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 42 immigration records available for the last name Keyo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 30 military records available for the last name Keyo. For the veterans among your Keyo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Keyo lifespan?

Between 1974 and 2002, in the United States, Keyo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Keyo in 1974 was 67, and 91 in 2002.

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